Waxing Gibbous on

Moon phase on 11 September 2084 Monday is Waxing Gibbous, 11 days young Moon is in Aquarius.

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Lunar calendar 2084 | September 2084

Waxing Gibbous phase
Waxing Gibbous phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Waxing Gibbous 89% illuminated

Waxing Gibbous is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 89% and growing larger. The 11 days young Moon is in ♒ Aquarius.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after First Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the First Quarter before 3 days on 7 September 2084 at 16:23.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises in the afternoon and sets after midnight to early morning. It is visible to the southeast in early evening and it is up for most of the night.

Moon in ♒ Aquarius

Moon is passing about ∠11° of ♒ Aquarius tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1966"

Lunar disc appears visually 3% wider than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1966" and ∠1907".

Harvest Moon after 2 days

Next Full Moon is the Harvest Moon of September 2084 after 2 days on 14 September 2084 at 09:15.

Upcoming main Moon phases

Neap tide

There is low ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at big angle, so their combined tidal force is weak.

Lunation 1047 / 2000

The Moon is 11 days young. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the first to the middle part of current synodic month. This is lunation 1047 of Meeus index or 2000 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.56 days

Length of current 1047 lunation is 29 days, 13 hours and 32 minutes. It is 1 hour and 2 minutes longer than next lunation 1048 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 48 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 6 hours and 15 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠232.5°

This lunation true anomaly is ∠232.5°. At the beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠268.2°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep decreasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of perigee (∠0° or ∠360°).

Moon in perigee

Moon is reaching point of perigee on this date at 14:43, this is 15 days after last apogee on 26 August 2084 at 17:37 in ♋ Cancer. Lunar orbit is starting to get wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth for 11 days ahead, until it will get to the point of next apogee on 23 September 2084 at 10:54 in ♋ Cancer.

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Distance to Moon 364 932 km

This perigee Moon is 364 932 km (226 758 mi) away from Earth. It is 2 424 km closer than the mean perigee distance, but it is still 5 424 km farther than the closest perigee of 21st century.

Moon after ascending node

1 day after its ascending node on 9 September 2084 at 23:14 in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is following the northern part of its orbit for the next 11 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from North to South in descending node on 23 September 2084 at 08:24 in ♋ Cancer.

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Draconic month

1 day after beginning of current draconic month in ♑ Capricorn, the Moon is moving from the beginning to the first part of it.

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Moon after southern standstill

3 days after previous South standstill on 7 September 2084 at 23:36 in ♐ Sagittarius, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-25.423°. Next 9 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠25.317° in the next northern standstill on 21 September 2084 at 01:38 in ♊ Gemini.

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Syzygy in 2 days

After 2 days on 14 September 2084 at 09:15 in ♓ Pisces, the Moon will be in Full Moon geocentric opposition with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Earth-Moon syzygy.

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